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Carrie Nicora

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Alcazar O., L.F. Hernandez, E.S. Nakayasu, C.D. Nicora, C.K. Ansong, M.J. Muehlbauer, and J.R. Bain, et al. 2021. "Parallel multi-omics in high-risk subjects for the identification of integrated biomarker signatures of type 1 diabetes." Biomolecules 11, no. 3:383. PNNL-SA-158353. doi:10.3390/biom11030383
  • Chroumpi T., M. Peng, L. Markillie, H.D. Mitchell, C.D. Nicora, C.M. Hutchinson, and V.L. Paurus, et al. 2021. "Re-routing of sugar catabolism provides a better insight into fungal flexibility in using plant biomass-derived monomers as substrates." Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 9. PNNL-SA-158642. doi:10.3389/fbioe.2021.644216
  • Khadempour L., J.E. Kyle, B.M. Webb-Robertson, C.D. Nicora, F.B. Smith, R.D. Smith, and M.S. Lipton, et al. 2021. "From plants to ants: Fungal modification of leaf lipids for nutrition and communication in the leaf-cutter ant fungal garden ecosystem." mSystems 6, no. 2:e01307-20. PNNL-SA-147384. doi:10.1128/mSystems.01307-20
  • Kirby J., G.M. Geiselman, J. Yaegashi, J. Kim, X. Zhuang, M. Tran-Gyamfi, and J. Prahl, et al. 2021. "Further engineering of R. toruloides for the production of terpenes from lignocellulosic biomass." Biotechnology for Biofuels 14, no. 1:Article No. 101. PNNL-SA-162406. doi:10.1186/s13068-021-01950-w
  • Pomraning K.R., Z. Dai, N. Munoz Munoz, Y. Kim, Y. Gao, S. Deng, and J. Kim, et al. 2021. "Integration of proteomics and metabolomics into the Design, Build, Test, Learn cycle to improve 3-hydroxypropionic acid production in Aspergillus pseudoterreus." Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 9. PNNL-SA-149911. doi:10.3389/fbioe.2021.603832


  • Chaput G., A. Billings, L. DeDiego, R. Orellana, J.N. Adkins, C.D. Nicora, and Y. Kim, et al. 2020. "Lignin Induced Iron Reduction by Novel sp., Tolumonas lignolytic BRL6-1." PLOS ONE 15, no. 9:e0233823. PNNL-SA-156112. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0233823
  • Daly P., M. Peng, H.D. Mitchell, Y. Kim, C.K. Ansong, H.M. Brewer, and P. De Gijsel, et al. 2020. "Colonies of the fungus Aspergillus niger are highly differentiated to adapt to local carbon source variation." Environmental Microbiology 22, no. 3:1154-1166. PNNL-SA-150305. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.14907
  • Geiselman G.M., X. Zhuang, J. Kirby, M. Tran-Gyamfi, J. Prahl, E.R. Sundstrom, and Y. Gao, et al. 2020. "Production of ent-kaurene from lignocellulosic hydrolysate in Rhodosporidium toruloides." Microbial Cell Factories 19, no. 1:Article No. 24. PNNL-SA-150034. doi:10.1186/s12934-020-1293-8
  • Gerosa L., C. Chidley, F. Frohlich, G. Sanchez, S.K. Lim, J. Muhlich, and J. Chen, et al. 2020. "Receptor-driven ERK pulses reconfigure MAPK signaling and enable persistence of drug-adapted BRAF-mutant melanoma cells." Cell Systems 11, no. 5:478-494.e9. PNNL-SA-156751. doi:10.1016/j.cels.2020.10.002
  • McClure R.S., J. Lee, T. Chowdhury, E.M. Bottos, R.A. White, Y. Kim, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2020. "Integrated network modeling approach defines key metabolic responses of soil microbiomes to perturbations." Scientific Reports 10, no. 1:Article Number 10882. PNNL-SA-153633. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-67878-7
  • Nicora C.D., A. Sims, K.J. Bloodsworth, Y. Kim, R.J. Moore, J.E. Kyle, and E.S. Nakayasu, et al. 2020. "Metabolite, Protein, and Lipid Extraction (MPLEx): a method that simultaneously inactivates Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and allows analysis of multiple host cell components following infection." In MERS Coronavirus: Methods and Protocols, edited by R. Vijay. 173-194. New York, New York:Humana. PNNL-SA-142077. doi:10.1007/978-1-0716-0211-9_14
  • Suskind D., D. Lee, Y. Kim, G. Wahbeh, N. Singh, K. Braly, and M. Nuding, et al. 2020. "The Specific Carbohydrate Diet and Diet Modification as Induction Therapy for Pediatric Crohn’s Disease: A Randomized Diet Controlled Trial." Nutrients 12, no. 12:3749. PNNL-SA-152828. doi:10.3390/nu12123749
  • Varga T., K.K. Hixson, A. Ahkami, A.W. Sher, M.E. Barnes, R.K. Chu, and A. Battu, et al. 2020. "Endophyte-Promoted Phosphorus Solubilization in Populus." Frontiers in Plant Science 11. PNNL-SA-153351. doi:10.3389/fpls.2020.567918


  • Angerer T.B., D. Velickovic, C.D. Nicora, J.E. Kyle, D.J. Graham, C.R. Anderton, and L.J. Gamble. 2019. "Exploiting the Semidestructive Nature of Gas Cluster Ion Beam Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Imaging for Simultaneous Localization and Confident Lipid Annotations." Analytical Chemistry 91, no. 23:15073-15080. PNNL-SA-150104. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.9b03763
  • Angerer T.B., N. Chakravarty, M.J. Taylor, M.J. Taylor, C.D. Nicora, D.J. Graham, and C.R. Anderton, et al. 2019. "Insights into the histology of planarian flatworm Phagocata gracilis based on location specific, intact lipid information provided by GCIB-ToF-SIMS imaging." Biochimica and Biophysica Acta. Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. 1864, no. 5:733-743. PNNL-SA-140046. doi:10.1016/j.bbalip.2019.01.011
  • Booker A.E., D.W. Hoyt, T. Meulia, E.K. Eder, C.D. Nicora, S.O. Purvine, and R. Daly, et al. 2019. "Deep-Subsurface Pressure Stimulates Metabolic Plasticity in Shale-Colonizing Halanaerobium spp." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 85, no. 12:e00018-19. PNNL-SA-144542. doi:10.1128/AEM.00018-19
  • Burnum-Johnson K.E., X. Zheng, J.N. Dodds, J. Ash, D. Fourches, C.D. Nicora, and J.P. Wendler, et al. 2019. "Ion mobility spectrometry and the omics: Distinguishing isomers, molecular classes and contaminant ions in complex samples." Trends in Analytical Chemistry. TrAC 116. PNNL-SA-140985. doi:10.1016/j.trac.2019.04.022
  • Ceja Navarro J., U. Karaoz, M. Bill, Z. Hao, R.A. White, A. Arellano, and L. Ramanculova, et al. 2019. "Gut anatomical properties and microbial functional assembly promote lignocellulose deconstruction and colony subsistence of a wood-feeding beetle." Nature Microbiology 4, no. 5:864-875. PNNL-SA-138060. doi:10.1038/s41564-019-0384-y
  • Challacombe J., J. Challacombe, C.N. Hesse, L.M. Bramer, L. McCue, M.S. Lipton, and S.O. Purvine, et al. 2019. "Genomes and Secretomes of Ascomycota Fungi Reveal Diverse Functions in Plant Biomass Decomposition and Pathogenesis." BMC Genomics 20, no. 1:Article No. 976. PNNL-SA-140986. doi:10.1186/s12864-019-6358-x
  • Evans M.V., G. Getzinger, J.L. Luek, A.J. Hanson, M.C. McLaughlin, J. Blotevogel, and S. Welch, et al. 2019. "In situ transformation of ethoxylate and glycol surfactants by shale-colonizing microorganisms during hydraulic fracturing." The ISME Journal 13, no. 11:2690-2700. PNNL-SA-141428. doi:10.1038/s41396-019-0466-0
  • Horta M.A., N. Thieme, Y. Gao, K.E. Burnum-Johnson, C.D. Nicora, M.A. Gritsenko, and M.S. Lipton, et al. 2019. "Broad substrate-specific phosphorylation events are associated with the initial stage of plant cell wall recognition in Neurospora crassa." Frontiers in Microbiology 10. PNNL-SA-143199. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2019.02317
  • Nagarajan A., M. Zhou, A.Y. Nguyen, M.L. Liberton, K. Kedia, T. Shi, and P.D. Piehowski, et al. 2019. "Proteomic insights into phycobilisome degradation, a selective and tightly controlled process in the fast growing cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus UTEX 2973." Biomolecules 9, no. 8:Article Number 374. PNNL-SA-146394. doi:10.3390/biom9080374
  • Nicora C.D., M.A. Gritsenko, A.K. Lipton, K.L. Wahl, and K.E. Burnum-Johnson. 2019. "Proteomic Sample Preparation Techniques: Towards Forensic Proteomic Applications." In Applications in Forensic Proteomics: Protein Identification and Profiling. ACS Symposium Series, edited by E.D. Merkley. 29-46. Washington D.C.:American Chemical Society. PNNL-SA-143184. doi:10.1021/bk-2019-1339.ch003
  • Tsai C., J.S. Smith, K. Krajewski, R. Zhao, A.M. Moghieb, C.D. Nicora, and X. Xiong, et al. 2019. "Tandem Mass Tag Labeling Facilitates Reversed-Phase Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Hydrophilic Phosphopeptides." Analytical Chemistry 91, no. 18:11606-11613. PNNL-SA-142808. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.9b01814
  • Zhang P., M.J. Gaffrey, Y. Zhu, W.B. Chrisler, T.L. Fillmore, L. Yi, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2019. "Carrier-assisted single-tube processing approach for targeted proteomics analysis of low numbers of mammalian cells." Analytical Chemistry 91, no. 2:1441-1451. PNNL-SA-138130. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.8b04258


  • Akberdin I., D. Collins, R. Hamilton, D.Y. Oshchepkov, A.K. Shukla, C.D. Nicora, and E.S. Nakayasu, et al. 2018. "Rare Earth Elements Alter Redox Balance in Methylomicrobium alcaliphilum 20ZR." Frontiers in Microbiology 27. PNNL-SA-139645. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2018.02735
  • Borton M., D.W. Hoyt, S. Roux, R. Daly, S. Welch, C.D. Nicora, and S.O. Purvine, et al. 2018. "Coupled laboratory and field investigations resolve microbial interactions that underpin persistence in hydraulically fractured shales." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, no. 28:E6585-E6594. PNNL-SA-134972. doi:10.1073/pnas.1800155115
  • Callister S.J., T.L. Fillmore, C.D. Nicora, J.B. Shaw, S.O. Purvine, D.J. Orton, and R.A. White, et al. 2018. "Addressing the challenge of soil metaproteome complexity by improving metaproteome depth of coverage Through two-dimensional liquid chromatography." Soil Biology and Biochemistry 125. PNNL-SA-131999. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.07.018
  • Graham E.B., A.R. Crump, D.W. Kennedy, E.V. Arntzen, S.J. Fansler, S.O. Purvine, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2018. "Multi ‘omics comparison reveals metabolome biochemistry, not microbiome composition or gene expression, corresponds to elevated biogeochemical function in the hyporheic zone." Science of the Total Environment 642. PNNL-SA-133671. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.256
  • Menachery V.D., A. Schafer, K.E. Burnum-Johnson, H.D. Mitchell, A.J. Eisfeld-Fenney, K.B. Walters, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2018. "MERS-CoV and H5N1 influenza virus antagonize antigen presentation by altering the epigenetic landscape." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, no. 5:E1012-E1021. PNNL-SA-126254. doi:10.1073/pnas.1706928115
  • Mercer N., T.K. Sigdel, S. Nandoe, C.D. Nicora, K.E. Burnum-Johnson, W. Qian, and M. Sarwal. 2018. "Urinary Virome perturbations in kidney transplantation." Frontiers in Medicine 5. PNNL-SA-130392. doi:10.3389/fmed.2018.00072
  • Nicora C.D., K.E. Burnum-Johnson, E.S. Nakayasu, C.P. Casey, R.A. White, T. Roy Chowdhury, and J.E. Kyle, et al. 2018. "The MPLEx Protocol for Multi-Omic Analyses of Soil Samples." Journal of Visualized Experiments e57343, no. 135. PNNL-SA-129344. doi:10.3791/57343
  • Shi T., M.J. Gaffrey, T.L. Fillmore, C.D. Nicora, L. Yi, P. Zhang, and A.K. Shukla, et al. 2018. "Facile carrier-assisted targeted mass spectrometric approach for proteomic analysis of low numbers of mammalian cells." Communications Biology 1, no. 1:Article No. 103. PNNL-SA-130600. doi:10.1038/s42003-018-0107-6
  • Woodcroft B.J., C.M. Singleton, J. Boyd, P.N. Evans, J.B. Emerson, A.A. Zayed, and R.D. Hoelzle, et al. 2018. "Genome-centric View of Carbon Processing in Thawing Permafrost." Nature 560, no. 7716:49-54. PNNL-SA-134955. doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0338-1
  • Wu J., A. Sabag-Daigle, M. Borton, L. Kop, B.E. Szkoda, B. Kaiser, and S.R. Lindemann, et al. 2018. "Salmonella-mediated inflammation eliminates competitors for fructose-asparagine in the gut." Infection and Immunity 86, no. 7:e00945-17. PNNL-SA-129012. doi:10.1128/IAI.00945-17


  • Boenisch M.J., K.L. Broz, S.O. Purvine, W.B. Chrisler, C.D. Nicora, L. Connolly, and M. Freitag, et al. 2017. "Structural reorganization of the fungal endoplasmic reticulum upon induction of mycotoxin biosynthesis." Scientific Reports 7. PNNL-SA-125650. doi:10.1038/srep44296
  • Booker A.E., M. Borton, R. Daly, S. Welch, C.D. Nicora, D.W. Hoyt, and T. Wilson, et al. 2017. "Sulfide Generation by Dominant Halanaerobium Microorganisms in Hydraulically Fractured Shales." mSphere 2. PNNL-SA-128950. doi:10.1128/mSphereDirect.00257-17
  • Bryant A., M.J. Aldape, C.R. Bayer, E.J. Katahira, L. Bond, C.D. Nicora, and T.L. Fillmore, et al. 2017. "Effects of delayed NSAID administration after experimental eccentric contraction injury - A cellular and proteomics study." PLoS One 12, no. 12:Article No. e0172486. PNNL-SA-112551. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0172486
  • Burnum-Johnson K.E., J.E. Kyle, A.J. Eisfeld, C.P. Casey, K.G. Stratton, J.F. Gonzalez, and F. Habyarimana, et al. 2017. "MPLEx: A method for simultaneous pathogen inactivation and extraction of samples for multi-omics profiling." Analyst 142, no. 3:442-448. PNNL-SA-116063. doi:10.1039/c6an02486f
  • Kerkhoven E.J., Y. Kim, S. Wei, C.D. Nicora, T.L. Fillmore, S.O. Purvine, and B.M. Webb-Robertson, et al. 2017. "Leucine biosynthesis is involved in regulating high lipid accumulation in Yarrowia lipolytica." mBio 8, no. 3:Article No. e00857-17. PNNL-SA-122829. doi:10.1128/mBio.00857-17
  • Li M., Y. Gao, W. Qian, L. Shi, Y. Liu, W.C. Nelson, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2017. "Targeted quantification of functional enzyme dynamics in environmental samples for microbially mediated biogeochemical processes." Environmental Microbiology Reports 9, no. 5:512-521. PNNL-SA-120732. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12558
  • Shi T., S. Quek, Y. Gao, C.D. Nicora, S. Nie, T.L. Fillmore, and T. Liu, et al. 2017. "Multiplexed targeted mass spectrometry assays for prostate cancer-associated urinary proteins." Oncotarget 8, no. 60:101887-101898. PNNL-SA-128413. doi:10.18632/oncotarget.21710
  • Solden L., D.W. Hoyt, W.B. Collins, J.E. Plank, R. Daly, E. Hildebrand, and T.J. Beavers, et al. 2017. "New roles in hemicellulosic sugar fermentation for the uncultivated Bacteroidetes family BS11." The ISME Journal 11, no. 3:691-703. PNNL-SA-115562. doi:10.1038/ismej.2016.150


  • Ahmad R., C.D. Nicora, A.K. Shukla, R.D. Smith, W. Qian, and A.Y. Liu. 2016. "An efficient method for native protein purification in the selected range from prostate cancer tissue digests." Chinese Clinical Oncology 5, no. 6:78. PNNL-SA-123158. doi:10.21037/cco.2016.12.03
  • Hiras J., Y. Wu, K. Deng, C.D. Nicora, J.T. Aldrich, D. Frey, and S. Kolinko, et al. 2016. "Comparative community proteomics demonstrates the unexpected importance of an actinobacterial glycoside hydrolase family 12 protein for crystalline cellulose hydrolysis." mBio 7, no. 4:Article No. e01106-16. PNNL-SA-120275. doi:10.1128/mBio.01106-16
  • Khadempour L., K.E. Burnum-Johnson, E.S. Baker, C.D. Nicora, B.M. Webb-Robertson, R.A. White, and M.E. Monroe, et al. 2016. "The fungal cultivar of leaf-cutter ants produces specific enzymes in response to different plant substrates." Molecular Ecology 25, no. 22:5795-5805. PNNL-SA-113016. doi:10.1111/mec.13872
  • Nakayasu E.S., C.D. Nicora, A.C. Sims, K.E. Burnum-Johnson, Y. Kim, J.E. Kyle, and M.M. Matzke, et al. 2016. "MPLEx: a Robust and Universal Protocol for Single-Sample Integrative Proteomic, Metabolomic, and Lipidomic Analyses." mSystems 1, no. 3:e00043-16. PNNL-SA-114737. doi:10.1128/mSystems.00043-16
  • Pomraning K.R., Y. Kim, C.D. Nicora, R.K. Chu, E.L. Bredeweg, S.O. Purvine, and D. Hu, et al. 2016. "Multi-omics analysis reveals regulators of the response to nitrogen limitation in Yarrowia lipolytica." BMC Genomics 17, no. 138:1-18. PNNL-SA-112784. doi:10.1186/s12864-016-2471-2
  • Shi T., M. Niepel, J.E. McDermott, Y. Gao, C.D. Nicora, W.B. Chrisler, and L.M. Markillie, et al. 2016. "Conservation of Protein Abundance Patterns Reveals the Regulatory Architecture of the of the EGFR-MAPK Pathway." Science Signaling 9, no. 436:rs6. PNNL-SA-115056. doi:10.1126/scisignal.aaf0891
  • Sigdel T.K., Y. Gao, J. He, A. Wang, C.D. Nicora, T.L. Fillmore, and T. Shi, et al. 2016. "Mining the Human Urine Proteome for Monitoring Renal Transplant Injury." Kidney International 89, no. 6:1244-1252. PNNL-SA-115293. doi:10.1016/j.kint.2015.12.049
  • Smith D., C.D. Nicora, P. Carini, M.S. Lipton, A.D. Norbeck, R.D. Smith, and S.J. Giovannoni. 2016. "Proteome Remodeling in Response to Sulfur Limitation in “Candidatus Pelagibacter ubique”." mSystems 1, no. 4:e00068-16. PNNL-SA-113512. doi:10.1128/mSystems.00068-16
  • Sun J., J.D. Todd, J. Thrash, Y. Qian, M.C. Qian, B. Temperton, and J. Guo, et al. 2016. "The abundant marine bacterium Pelagibacter simultaneously catabolizes dimethylsulfoniopropionate to the gases dimethyl sulfide and methanethiol." Nature Microbiology 1, no. 8:Article No. 16065. PNNL-SA-108154. doi:10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.65
  • Tisoncik-Go J., D.J. Gasper, J.E. Kyle, A.J. Eisfeld, C. Selinger, M. Hatta, and J. Morrison, et al. 2016. "Integrated Omics Analysis of Pathogenic Host Responses during Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Virus Infection: The Crucial Role of Lipid Metabolism." Cell Host & Microbe 19, no. 2:254-66. PNWD-SA-10483. doi:10.1016/j.chom.2016.01.002
  • Walker L.R., D.W. Hoyt, S. Walker, J.K. Ward, C.D. Nicora, and A.K. Bingol. 2016. "Unambiguous Metabolite Identification in High-throughput Metabolomics by Hybrid 1D 1H NMR/ESI MS1 Approach." Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry 54, no. 12:998-1003. PNNL-SA-117020. doi:10.1002/mrc.4503
  • White R.A., E.M. Bottos, T. Roy Chowdhury, J.D. Zucker, C.J. Brislawn, C.D. Nicora, and S.J. Fansler, et al. 2016. "Moleculo long-read sequencing facilitates assembly and resolves functionally active genomic bins from complex soil metagenomes." mSystems 1, no. 3. PNNL-SA-117268. doi:10.1128/mSystems.00045-16


  • Aylward F.O., L. Khadempour, D. Tremmel, B.R. McDonald, C.D. Nicora, S. Wu, and R.J. Moore, et al. 2015. "Enrichment and Broad Representation of Plant Biomass-Degrading Enzymes in the Specialized Hyphal Swellings of Leucoagaricus gongylophorus, the Fungal Symbiont of Leaf-Cutter Ants." PLoS One 10, no. 8:e0134752. PNNL-SA-108498. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134752
  • Bernstein H.C., M.A. Charania, R.S. McClure, N.C. Sadler, M.R. Melnicki, E.A. Hill, and L.M. Markillie, et al. 2015. "Multi-omic Dynamics Associate Oxygenic Photosynthesis with Nitrogenase-mediated H2 production in Cyanothece sp. ATCC 51142." Scientific Reports 5. PNNL-SA-111925. doi:10.1038/srep16004
  • Ream T.S., J.R. Haag, F. Pontvianne, C.D. Nicora, A.D. Norbeck, L. Pasa-Tolic, and C.S. Pikaard. 2015. "Subunit compositions of Arabidopsis RNA polymerases I and III reveal Pol I- and Pol III- specific forms of the AC40 subunit, and alternative C53 subunits." Nucleic Acids Research 43, no. 8:4163-4178. PNNL-SA-108415. doi:10.1093/nar/gkv247
  • Sigdel T.K., Y. NG, S. Lee, C.D. Nicora, W. Qian, R.D. Smith, and D.G. Camp, et al. 2015. "Perturbations in the Urinary Exosome in Transplant Rejection." Frontiers of Medicine 1. PNNL-SA-106428. doi:10.3389/fmed.2014.00057
  • Touchette M.H., G.R. Bommineni, R.J. Delle Bovi, J. Gadbery, C.D. Nicora, A.K. Shukla, and J.E. Kyle, et al. 2015. "Diacyltransferase Activity and Chain Length Specificity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis PapA5 in the Synthesis of Alkyl ß-Diol Lipids." Biochemistry 54, no. 35:5457-5468. PNNL-SA-108635. doi:10.1021/acs.biochem.5b00455


  • Aryal U.K., S.J. Callister, B.H. McMahon, L.A. McCue, J.N. Brown, J. Stockel, and M.L. Liberton, et al. 2014. "Proteomic profiles of five strains of oxygenic photosynthetic cyanobacteria of the genus Cyanothece." Journal of Proteome Research 13, no. 7:3262-3276. PNNL-SA-102687. doi:10.1021/pr5000889
  • Brown J.N., H.M. Brewer, C.D. Nicora, K.K. Weitz, M.J. Morris, A.J. Skabelund, and J.N. Adkins, et al. 2014. "Protein and microRNA biomarkers from lavage, urine, and serum in military personnel evaluated for dyspnea." BMC Medical Genomics 7. PNWD-SA-10347. doi:10.1186/1755-8794-7-58
  • Haag J.R., B. Brower-Toland, E.K. Krieger, L. Sidorenko, C.D. Nicora, A.D. Norbeck, and A. Irsigler, et al. 2014. "Functional Diversification of Maize RNA Polymerase IV and V subtypes via Alternative Catalytic Subunits." Cell Reports 9, no. 1:378-390. PNNL-SA-105690. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2014.08.067
  • Huang E.L., F.O. Aylward, Y. Kim, B.M. Webb-Robertson, C.D. Nicora, Z. Hu, and T.O. Metz, et al. 2014. "The fungus gardens of leaf-cutter ants undergo a distinct physiological transition during biomass degradation." Environmental Microbiology Reports 6, no. 4:389-95. PNNL-SA-96938. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12163
  • Mudenda L., S. Aguilar Pierle, J.E. Turse, G.A. Scoles, S.O. Purvine, C.D. Nicora, and T.R. Clauss, et al. 2014. "Proteomics informed by transcriptomics identifies novel secreted proteins in Dermacentor andersoni saliva." International Journal for Parasitology 44, no. 13:1029-1037. PNNL-SA-105510. doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2014.07.003
  • Shi T., Y. Gao, M.J. Gaffrey, C.D. Nicora, T.L. Fillmore, W.B. Chrisler, and M.A. Gritsenko, et al. 2014. "Sensitive Targeted Quantification of ERK Phosphorylation Dynamics and Stoichiometry in Human Cells without Affinity Enrichment." Analytical Chemistry 87, no. 2:1103-1110. PNNL-SA-103421. doi:10.1021/ac503797x
  • Shi T., Y. Gao, S. Quek, T.L. Fillmore, C.D. Nicora, D. Su, and R. Zhao, et al. 2014. "A highly sensitive targeted mass spectrometric assay for quantification of low-abundance AGR2 in human urine and serum." Journal of Proteome Research 13, no. 2:875-882. PNWD-SA-10119. doi:10.1021/pr400912c
  • Sigdel T.K., C.D. Nicora, S. Hsieh, H. Dai, W. Qian, D.G. Camp, and M.M. Sarwal. 2014. "Optimization for Peptide Sample Preparation for Urine Peptidomics." Clinical Proteomics 11. PNNL-SA-98818. doi:10.1186/1559-0275-11-7
  • Sigdel T.K., N. Salomonis, C.D. Nicora, S. Ryu, J. He, V. Dinh, and D.J. Orton, et al. 2014. "The Identification of Novel Potential Injury Mechanisms and Candidate Biomarkers in Renal Allograft Rejection by Quantitative Proteomics." Molecular & Cellular Proteomics. MCP 13, no. 2:621-631. PNWD-SA-10124. doi:10.1074/mcp.M113.030577
  • Webb-Robertson B.M., M.M. Matzke, S. Datta, S.H. Payne, J. Kang, L.M. Bramer, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2014. "Bayesian Proteoform Modeling Improves Protein Quantification of Global Proteomic Measurements." Molecular and Cellular Proteomics 13, no. 12:3639-3646. PNNL-SA-95335. doi:10.1074/mcp.M113.030932
  • Wrighton K.C., C. Castelle, M.J. Wilkins, L.A. Hug, I. Sharon, B.C. Thomas, and K.M. Handley, et al. 2014. "Metabolic interdependencies between phylogenetically novel fermenters and respiratory organisms in an unconfined aquifer." The ISME Journal 8, no. 7:1452-1463. PNNL-SA-97151. doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.249


  • Aylward F.O., K.E. Burnum-Johnson, S.G. Tringe, C. Teiling, D. Tremmel, J. Moeller, and J.J. Scott, et al. 2013. "Leucoagaricus gongylophorus Produces Diverse Enzymes for the Degradation of Recalcitrant Plant Polymers in Leaf-Cutter Ant Fungus Gardens." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 79, no. 12:3770-3778. PNNL-SA-92750. doi:10.1128/AEM.03833-12
  • D'haeseleer P., J.M. Gladden, M. Allgaier, P. Chain, S.G. Tringe, S. Malfatti, and J.T. Aldrich, et al. 2013. "Proteogenomic Analysis of a Thermophilic Bacterial Consortium Adapted to Deconstruct Switchgrass." PLoS One 8, no. 7:e68465. PNNL-SA-98320. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0068465
  • DeAngelis K.M., D. Sharma, R. Varney, B.A. Simmons, N.G. Isern, L.M. Markillie, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2013. "Evidence supporting dissimilatory and assimilatory lignin degradation in Enterobacter lignolyticus SCF1." Frontiers in Microbiology 4. PNNL-SA-96504.
  • Isanapong J., S. Hambright, A.G. Willis, A. Boonmee, S.J. Callister, K.E. Burnum-Johnson, and L. Pasa-Tolic, et al. 2013. "Development of an ecophysiological model for Diplosphaera colotermitum TAV2, a termite hindgut Verrucomicrobium." The ISME Journal 7, no. 9:1803-1813. PNNL-SA-98615. doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.74
  • Nicora C.D., B.J. Anderson, S.J. Callister, A.D. Norbeck, S.O. Purvine, J.K. Jansson, and O.U. Mason, et al. 2013. "Amino acid treatment enhances protein recovery from sediment and soils for metaproteomic studies." Proteomics 13, no. 18-19:2776-2785. PNNL-SA-92783. doi:10.1002/pmic.201300003
  • Robidart J.C., S.J. Callister, P.F. Song, C.D. Nicora, C.G. Wheat, and P.R. Girguis. 2013. "Characterizing Microbial Community and Geochemical Dynamics at Hydrothermal Vents Using Osmotically Driven Continuous Fluid Samplers." Environmental Science & Technology 47, no. 9:4399-4407. PNNL-SA-90834. doi:10.1021/es3037302
  • Shi T., T.L. Fillmore, Y. Gao, R. Zhao, J. He, A.A. Schepmoes, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2013. "Long-Gradient Separations Coupled with Selected Reaction Monitoring for Highly Sensitive, Large Scale Targeted Protein Quantification in a Single Analysis." Analytical Chemistry 85, no. 19:9196-9203. PNNL-SA-96700. doi:10.1021/ac402105s
  • Wilkins M.J., K.C. Wrighton, C.D. Nicora, K.H. Williams, L.A. McCue, K.M. Handley, and C.S. Miller, et al. 2013. "Fluctuations in Species-Level Protein Expression Occur during Element and Nutrient Cycling in the Subsurface." PLoS One 8, no. 3:e57819. PNNL-SA-91270. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0057819
  • Zhou J., R.K. Krovvidi, Y. Gao, H. Gao, B.O. Petritis, A. De, and C. Miller-Graziano, et al. 2013. "Trauma-associated Human Neutrophil Alterations Revealed by Comparative Proteomics Profiling." Proteomics - Clinical Applications 7, no. 7-8:571-583. PNWD-SA-9434. doi:10.1002/prca.201200109


  • Aryal U.K., J. Stockel, E.A. Welsh, M.A. Gritsenko, C.D. Nicora, D.W. Koppenaal, and R.D. Smith, et al. 2012. "Dynamic proteome analysis of Cyanothece sp. ATCC 51142 under constant light." Journal of Proteome Research 11, no. 2:609-619. PNNL-SA-80375. doi:10.1021/pr200959x
  • Aylward F.O., K.E. Burnum, J.J. Scott, G. Suen, S.G. Tringe, S.M. Adams, and K.W. Barry, et al. 2012. "Metagenomic and metaproteomic insights into bacterial communities in leaf-cutter ant fungus gardens." The ISME Journal 6, no. 9:1688-1701. PNNL-SA-82393. doi:10.1038/ismej.2012.10
  • Chauvigne-Hines L.M., L.N. Anderson, H.M. Weaver, J.N. Brown, P.K. Koech, C.D. Nicora, and B.A. Hofstad, et al. 2012. "Suite of Activity-Based Probes for Cellulose-Degrading Enzymes." Journal of the American Chemical Society 134, no. 50:20521-20532. PNNL-SA-91066. doi:10.1021/ja309790w
  • Chauvin T., F. Xie, T. Liu, C.D. Nicora, F. Yang, D.G. Camp, and R.D. Smith, et al. 2012. "A Systematic Analysis of a Deep Mouse Epididymal Sperm Proteome." Biology of Reproduction 87, no. 6:Article No. 141. PNNL-SA-90200. doi:10.1095/biolreprod.112.104208
  • Haag J.R., T.S. Ream, M. Marasco, C.D. Nicora, A.D. Norbeck, L. Pasa-Tolic, and C.S. Pikaard. 2012. "In vitro transcription activities of Pol IV, Pol V and RDR2 reveal coupling of Pol IV and RDR2 for dsRNA synthesis in plant RNA silencing." Molecular Cell 48, no. 5:811-8. PNNL-SA-90501. doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2012.09.027
  • Zhou J., G.P. Dann, T. Shi, L. Wang, X. Gao, D. Su, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2012. "Simple Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate-Assisted Sample Preparation Method for LC-MS-based Proteomic Applications." Analytical Chemistry 84, no. 6:2862-2867. PNNL-SA-84751. doi:10.1021/ac203394r


  • Burnum K.E., S.J. Callister, C.D. Nicora, S.O. Purvine, P. Hugenholtz, F. Warnecke, and R.H. Scheffrahn, et al. 2011. "Proteome Insights into the Symbiotic Relationship Between a Captive Colony of Nasutitermes corniger and its Hindgut Microbiome." The ISME Journal 5, no. 1:161-164. PNNL-SA-68831. doi:10.1038/ismej.2010.97
  • Parnell J.J., S.J. Callister, G. Rompato, C.D. Nicora, L. Pasa-Tolic, A. Williamson, and M.E. Pfrender. 2011. "Time-course analysis of the Shewanella amazonensis SB2B proteome in response to sodium chloride shock." Scientific Reports 1. PNNL-SA-74290. doi:10.1038/srep00025
  • Qian W., B.O. Petritis, C.D. Nicora, and R.D. Smith. 2011. "Trypsin-catalyzed oxygen-18 labeling for quantitative proteomics." In Gel-Free Proteomics, Methods and Protocols: Methods in Molecular Biology, edited by K Gevaert and J Vandekerckhove. 43-54. Totowa, New Jersey:Humana Press Inc. PNNL-SA-78931.
  • Stockel J., J.M. Jacobs, T.R. Elvitigala, M.L. Liberton, E.A. Welsh, A.D. Polpitiya, and M.A. Gritsenko, et al. 2011. "Diurnal Rhythms Result in Significant Changes in the Cellular Protein Complement in the Cyanobacterium Cyanothece 51142." PLoS One 6, no. 2:Article No.: e16680. PNNL-SA-78209. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016680
  • Wilkins M.J., S.J. Callister, M. Miletto, K.H. Williams, C.D. Nicora, D.R. Lovely, and P.E. Long, et al. 2011. "Development of a biomarker for Geobacter activity and strain composition; Proteogenomic analysis of the citrate synthase protein during bioremediation of U(VI)." Microbial Biotechnology 4, no. 1:55-63. PNNL-SA-72264. doi:10.1111/j.1751-7915.2010.00194.x


  • Angel T.E., B.J. Luft, X. Yang, C.D. Nicora, D.G. Camp, J.M. Jacobs, and R.D. Smith. 2010. "Proteome Analysis of Borrelia burgdorferi Response to Environmental Change." PLoS One 5, no. 11:Article No.: e13800. PNNL-SA-74148. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013800
  • Callister S.J., M.J. Wilkins, C.D. Nicora, K.H. Williams, J.F. Banfield, N. VerBerkmoes, and R.L. Hettich, et al. 2010. "Analysis of Biostimulated Microbial Communities from Two Field Experiments Reveals Temporal and Spatial Differences in Proteome Profiles." Environmental Science & Technology 44, no. 23:8897-8903. PNNL-SA-71892. doi:10.1021/es101029f
  • Smith D.P., J.B. Kitner, A.D. Norbeck, T.R. Clauss, M.S. Lipton, M.S. Schwalbach, and L. Steindler, et al. 2010. "Transcriptional and translational regulatory responses to iron limitation in the globally distributed marine bacterium Candidatus Pelagibacter ubique." PLoS One 5, no. 5:Article Number: e10487. PNNL-SA-72424.


  • Henne K.L., J.E. Turse, C.D. Nicora, M.S. Lipton, S.L. Tollaksen, C. Lindberg, and G. Babbnig, et al. 2009. "Global Proteomic Analysis of the Chromate Response in Arthrobacter sp strain FB24." Journal of Proteome Research 8, no. 4)(Sp.Iss.SI:1704-16. PNNL-SA-62660. doi:10.1021/Pr800705f
  • Kim W., M.W. Silby, S.O. Purvine, J.S. Nicoll, K.K. Hixson, M.E. Monroe, and C.D. Nicora, et al. 2009. "Proteomic Detection of Non-Annotated Protein-Coding Genes in Pseudomonas fluorescens Pf0-1." PLoS One 4, no. 12:Article Number: e8455. PNNL-SA-68830. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008455
  • Ream T.S., J.R. Haag, A.T. Wierzbicki, C.D. Nicora, A.D. Norbeck, J. Zhu, and G. Hagen, et al. 2009. "Subunit Compositions of the RNA-Silencing Enzymes Pol IV and Pol V Reveal Their Origins as Specialized Forms of RNA Polymerase II." Molecular Cell 33, no. 2:192-203. PNNL-SA-75446. doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2008.12.015
  • Ream T.S., J.R. Haag, A.T. Wierzbicki, C.D. Nicora, A.D. Norbeck, J.K. Zhu, and G. Hagen, et al. 2009. "Subunit Compositions of the RNA-Silencing Enzymes Pol IV and Pol V Reveal Their Origins as Specialized Forms of RNA Polymerase II." Molecular Cell 33, no. 2:192-203. PNNL-SA-62481. doi:doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2008.12.015
  • Sowell S.M., L. Wilhelm, A.D. Norbeck, M.S. Lipton, C.D. Nicora, D.F. Barofsky, and C. carlson, et al. 2009. "Transport Functions Dominate the SAR11 Metaproteome at Low-Nutrient Extremes in the Sargasso Sea." The ISME Journal 3, no. 1:93-105. PNNL-SA-60995.
  • Wilkins M.J., N.C. VerBerkmoes, K.H. Williams, S.J. Callister, P. Mouser, H. Elifantz, and A.L. N'Guessan, et al. 2009. "Proteogenomic monitoring of Geobacter physiology during stimulated uranium bioremediation." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 75, no. 20:6591-6599. PNNL-SA-68828. doi:10.1128/AEM.01064-09


  • Sowell S.M., A.D. Norbeck, M.S. Lipton, C.D. Nicora, S.J. Callister, R.D. Smith, and D.F. Barofsky, et al. 2008. "Proteomic Analysis of Stationary Phase in the Marine Bacterium 'Candidatus Pelagibacter ubique'." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 74, no. 13:4091-4100. PNNL-SA-114147. doi:10.1128/AEM.00599-08
  • Sowell S.M., A.D. Norbeck, M.S. Lipton, C.D. Nicora, S.J. Callister, R.D. Smith, and D.F. Barofsky, et al. 2008. "Proteomic Analysis of Stationary Phase in the Marine Bacterium 'Candidatus Pelagibacter ubique'." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 74, no. 13:4091-4100. PNNL-SA-59403. doi:10.1128/AEM.00599-08


  • Callister S.J., C.D. Nicora, X. Zeng, J. Roh, M. Dominguez, C. Tavano, and M.E. Monroe, et al. 2006. "Comparison of aerobic and photosynthetic Rhodobacter sphaeroides 2.4.1 proteomes." Journal of Microbiological Methods 67, no. 3:424-436. PNNL-SA-46423. doi:10.1016/j.mimet.2006.04.021
  • Callister S.J., M. Dominguez, C.D. Nicora, X. Zeng, C. Tavano, S. Kaplan, and T. Donohue, et al. 2006. "Application of the Accurate Mass and Time Tag Approach to the Proteome Analysis of Sub-cellular Fractions Obtained from Rhodobacter sphaeroides 2.4.1 Aerobic and Photosynthetic Cell Cultures." Journal of Proteome Research 5, no. 8:1940-1947. PNNL-SA-48567.
  • Fang R., D.A. Elias, M.E. Monroe, Y. Shen, M. McIntosh, P. Wang, and C.D. Goddard, et al. 2006. "Differential Label-free Quantitative Proteomic Analysis of Shewanella oneidensis Cultured under Aerobic and Suboxic Conditions by Accurate Mass and Time Tag Approach." Molecular & Cellular Proteomics. MCP 5, no. 4:714-725. PNNL-SA-47983. doi:10.1074/mcp.M500301-MCP200
  • Yang F., D.L. Stenoien, E.F. Strittmatter, J. Wang, L. Ding, M.S. Lipton, and M.E. Monroe, et al. 2006. "Phosphoproteome Profiling of Human Skin Fibroplast Cells in Response to Low- and High-Dose Irradiation." Journal of Proteome Research 5, no. 5:1252-1260. PNNL-SA-46275.

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